Figure 1.  Product Specifications

Active Life Pet Products

Animal Health Options

In Clover

Hibernia Nutrition

Nutra Cell Labs

Nutramax Labs

Wysong

Product

Osteocare™

Prosamine

Promotion M/L

Connectin

Glucosomeg 

Nutraplus Dog

Cosequin® DS

Glucosamine Complex™

Contifin

Assay

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Clinical Trials

Yes

Underway

Underway

Yes

Human

No

Numerous

No

No

Published (Peer reviewed journals)

No

NA

NA

No

NA

NA

Numerous

NA

NA

Grade

Human

Pharm

Pharm

Human

Human

Mixed

Pharm

Human

Human

Manufacturing Standard

GMP

GMP

GMP

GMP

GMP

Unknown

cGMP

GMP

GP

Packaging

Treat/Canned Gel

Tablet

Tablet

Granular/Tablet

Tablet/Liquid

Powder

Capsule

Capsule

Capsule

Alfafa Leaf

 

 

 

>1000 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Ascorbate (Magnesium Ascorbate)

 

 

 

 

 

 

66 mg

 

 

Black Cohosh Root

 

 

 

>100 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Blue-Green Algae

 

 

 

 

 

2 gm

 

 

 

Cartilage Digest (bovine)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Cayenne Pepper

 

 

 

>10 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Celery Seed

 

 

 

>100 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Chondroitin Sulfate

95% 300 mg

 

 

 

 

 

95% 400 mg

 

 

CoEnzyme Q10

 

 

 

 

 

450 mg

 

 

 

Devil's Claw Root

 

 

 

>1000 mg

 

 

 

 

 

D-Glucosamine HCL

 

 

 

 

 

 

99% 500 mg

X

 

D-Glucosamine Sulfate, 2KCl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

D-Glucosamine Sulfate, 2NaCl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

DHA

 

 

 

 

95% 25 mg

 

 

 

 

EPA

 

 

 

 

95% 38 mg

 

 

 

 

Garlic Concentrate

 

 

 

 

 

600 mg

 

 

 

Gelatin Pepfone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Glucosamine HCL

 

99+%  325 mg

99+% 700 mg

99+% 1250 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Glucosamine Sulfate

 

99+%  325 mg

 

 

95% 107 mg

 

 

 

 

Glucosamine Complex

95% 270 mg

 

 

 

 

97% 900 mg

 

 

 

Glycosaminoglycans (Mixed)

 

 

 

 

 

 

5% *

 

X

Grape Seed Extract

 

 

95-98% 25 mg

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hyaluronic Acid

95% 300 mg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hydrolyzed Cartilage (avian)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Hydrolyzed Collagen

 

 

99+% 400 mg

 

 

 

 

 

X

Hydroxyproline

 

99+% 20 mg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lactobacillus Acidophilus

 

 

 

 

 

300 mg

 

 

 

Lecithin

 

 

 

 

 

3 gm

 

 

 

Liver

 

 

 

 

 

 7.5 gm

 

 

 

Managanese

 

10 mg

10 mg

 

 

 

 

 

 

Managanese (Ascorbate)

 

 

 

 

 

 

10 mg

 

 

Mucopolysaccharides

 

 

 

2400 mg

 

 

 

 

 

N-acetyl-cysteine

 

 

25 mg

 

 

 

 

 

 

N-acetyl-D Glucosamine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Nettle Leaf

 

 

 

>600 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Norwegian Kelp

 

 

 

 

 

6 gm

 

 

 

Proteoglycans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Sodium Chondrotin  Sulfate

 

 

 

 

 

 

95% 400 mg*

 

 

Taurine

 

 

 

 

 

450 mg

 

 

 

Tumeric Root

 

 

 

>100 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Vitamin C

 

25 mg

25 mg

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yeast

 

 

 

 

 

4.5 gm

 

 

 

Yucca Root

 

 

 

2100 mg

 

 

 

 

 

Zinc

 

 

2 mg

 

 

 

 

 

 

* D-Glucosamine Sulfate, 2NaCl + mixed GAG's = 400 mg

** Mixed GAG's = 740.7 mg/750 mg capsule